Joseph Godleski

 

 

Age: 69

 

Summary: retired salesman at the fastener company Accurate Precision Fasteners Corporation in Englewood, New Jersey who was among one of more than 100 persons reported missing and feared dead in the aftermath of the infamous Hurricane Sandy superstorm that killed at least 233 people along the path of the storm in eight countries off the coast of the Mid-Atlantic states in northeastern United States after a tropical wave developed at peak intensity and swept through the Caribbean Sea during the 2012 Atlantic hurricane season causing unparalleled destruction and left millions of customers without power across the eastern seaboard when it made landfall in Cuba and the New York area in late October 2012 as a post-tropical cyclone with hurricane-force winds, in which it was the second-costliest hurricane on record in U.S. history behind Hurricane Katrina in 2005.

 

 

Cause of Death: Drowned in the floodwaters during Hurricane Sandy

 

Born: October 8, 1943

 

Died: October 29, 2012

 

Location: South Hackensack, New Jersey